10 October 2017
Tytgat Chocolat wins best European TV Fiction series or serial of the year @ Prix EUROPA
TEAM CHOCOLATE WINS BEST SERIES AT PRIX EUROPA
TV-series Team Chocolate received the Prix Europa in Berlin for Best TV Fiction Series. Earlier this week the production also won the Diversity TV Excellence Award in the category Fiction Series at Mipcom in Cannes. Several weeks ago there was the Special Mention at the Prix Italia for the series made by De Mensen.The series follows Jasper Vloemans (Jelle Palmaerts), a young man with Down syndrome who starts his first job in a family-run chocolate factory. He soon falls in love with one of his colleagues, Tina, a girl from Kosovo. When Tina is suddenly deported to her home country, Jasper and his friends set out on a road trip across Europe to find her.
This week ‘Tytgat Chocolat’ already won the Diversity TV Excellence Award in the fiction series category during Mipcom in Cannes. A few weeks ago there was a special mention on the Prix Italia of this series produced by De Mensen. The series has just been shown on one and on 26/10 there is a final "making of" on one. She revolves around Jasper Vloemans who works as a packer at the Flemish chocolate company Tytgat Chocolat. He falls in love with Tina, one of his colleagues who is of Kosovan descent. When she is deported to her native country, her friends travel after her.